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Springfield, IL

After being in Amish country (Elkhart, Shipshewana and Goshen since July 2, we pulled out of our site at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds just a few minutes after 9:00 am EST,  2 months after arriving in the area.   I was actually ready to head down the road for a change of scenery.  But, we’ll be … Continue reading »

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Abraham Lincoln & Horseshoes

Being in the Illinois state capitol and the ‘land of Lincoln’ today was spent visiting many of the Lincoln sites around the city. We started off at the Oakridge Cemetery, where Abraham Lincoln, his wife and 3 of his 4 sons are entombed.  The cemetery alone is full of history and worth a visit but … Continue reading »

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